εὑρίσκει οὗτος πρῶτον τὸν ἀδελφὸν τὸν ἴδιον Σίμωνα καὶ λέγει αὐτῷ (John 1:41.a)

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“εὑρίσκει” is a third person, singular, present, active,indicative verb meaning “finds”.

“οὗτος” is a masculine, singular, nominative, demonstrative pronoun meaning “he”.

“πρῶτον” is an adverb meaning “first”.

“τὸν” is a masculine, singular, accusative article meaning “the”, but is not rendered into English here.

“ἀδελφὸν” is a masculine, singular, accusative meaning “brother”.

“τὸν” is a masculine, singular, accusative article meaning “the”, but is not rendered into English here.

“ἴδιον” is a masculine, singular, accusative adjective meaning “own”.

“Σίμωνα” is a masculine, singular, accusative, proper noun meaning “Simon”.

“καὶ” is a coordinating conjunction meaning “and”.

“λέγει” is a third person, singular, present, active, indicative verb meaning “says”.

“αὐτῷ” is a third person, personal, masculine, singular, dative pronoun meaning “to him”.

The sense of this clause is “He first finds his own brother Simon and says to him”.

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